The CVMC Hospital Foundation’s mission is to provide resources to maintain and improve local healthcare services. One of the resources most in demand is highly trained healthcare personnel. The CVMC Hospital Foundation scholarships are intended to assist students in pursuing healthcare careers which will improve not only the local healthcare systems but the healthcare industry overall.

Two scholarships are available on an annual basis:

THE JOURNEY BEGINS – ENTRY INTO HEALTHCARE SCHOLARSHIP
$1000 scholarship for Douglas County high school student pursuing a degree in a healthcare field.
Criteria:
- Resident and student of Douglas County, NV
- Proof of acceptance into an accredited healthcare program
- Minimum 3.0 grade point average
*Considerations for applicants who have demonstrated involvement in local healthcare and demonstrate financial need.

THE JOURNEY CONTINUES – HEALTHCARE SCHOLARSHIP

$2000 scholarship for a resident of Douglas County, NV who has already completed a year or more of a higher education, healthcare related degree and is working towards the successful completion of their
program. Award recipients may re-apply in subsequent years.

Criteria:
- Resident of Douglas County, NV
- Proof of acceptance into an accredited healthcare program
- Minimum 3.0 grade point average
- Demonstrate an interest in serving healthcare needs of Northern Nevada
*Considerations for applicants who have demonstrated involvement in local healthcare and demonstrate financial need.

Scholarship funds will be distributed to the education institution for tuition and related fees. Application deadline for scholarships is April 2, 2018. Applications and supporting documents must be electronically submitted to the CVMC Hospital Foundation at: salbert@cvmchospital.org or personally delivered to the Hospital Foundation office at 1107 Hwy 395 N Gardnerville, NV 89410.

To download the scholarship application packet, click here.